Police are investigating the death of a Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) master warrant officer on Friday. 49 year-old MWO Jude Sebastain Vincent was found unconscious in Stagmont Camp on Friday morning and was pronounced dead about one and a half hours later in hospital.
The Ministry of Defence (Mindef) said in a statement on Saturday that MWO Jude Sebastian Vincent was immediately sent to the Stagmont Medical Centre.He arrived at the center at 10.35am where an SAF Medical Officer attended to him. After half an hour of emergency medical attention, MWO Vincent was then sent by an SAF ambulance to National University Hospital (NUH), where he arrived at 11.15am.
The SAF Medical Officer and medics continued to resuscitate him on the way to the hospital.
MWO Vincent was pronounced dead at 11.54am at NUH.
Mindef and the SAF have extended their deepest condolences to the family of the late MWO Vincent. The SAF says it will be assisting the family in their time of grief.